The Leasehold and Freehold Reform Bill, announced in the King’s Speech, has now been published. Its contents are significant for leaseholders of flats and houses, if it does indeed become law.
The Leasehold and Freehold Reform Bill is on the horizon, and the Government aims to shake up the leasehold housing market. In the King’s Speech on 7 November 2023, they laid out the plan for this new law, which is intended to simplify and make more affordable the process of leaseholders buying their freehold, extending their leases, taking over management rights, and shielding them from hefty service charges.
In an exciting development for our specialist Lease Clinic department, we are delighted to introduce our newest addition to the team, Danielle Green.
Moving house can be both an exciting and stressful experience, and when you’re relocating within the UK, there are several important considerations to keep in mind.
My name is Angela Neale and it’s been 48 days since my last full day of work…
The Flexible Working Bill is to be welcomed and we are already a proud advocate of flexible working.
Quite simply flexible working arrangements have been great for us. They bring so many benefits to the table: a positive work environment, happy employees and increased productivity levels.
In the UK, conveyancers are legal professionals who specialise in the legal aspects of transferring property ownership from one person or entity to another. Their primary role is to manage the legal process of buying or selling real estate, ensuring that the transfer of property ownership is smooth and legally valid.
Lanka Bandara, Head of Private Client at Comptons Solicitors explains why a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) may need updating in the UK under certain circumstances.